Continuation of tree (12th child of Joseph H. Pitre/2nd wife Monique Godin); all known surname descendants:
8 Joseph Octave Pitre b: 18 February 1902 St. Polycarpe, Petit Rocher, Gloucester, NB; d: 19 February 1944 Beresford, Gloucester, NB
+Marie Louise Alice Aube b: 25 October 1900 St. Polycarpe, Petit Rocher, Gloucester, NB; m: 8 September 1920 St. Polycarpe, Petit Rocher, Gloucester, NB [Joseph/Marie Godin]; d: 1998
9 Marie Emerelda Pitre b: 9 June 1921 St. Polycarpe, Petit Rocher, Gloucester, NB
+Richard Godin b: 26 March 1914 Beresford, Gloucester, NB; m: 14 July 1940 Petit Rocher, Gloucester, NB [Arthur/Marie Anne Arseneau]
9 Joseph Walter Martin Pitre b: 24 January 1923 St. Polycarpe, Petit Rocher, Gloucester, NB; d: 1984 Beresford, Gloucester, NB
+Mildred Millicent Spencer b: Abt. 1926 Bathurst, Gloucester, NB; m: 27 December 1944 Beaverbrook, Newcastle, Northumberland, NB [Joseph Eben/Agatha Hodgens]
9 Marie Violette Pitre b: 28 June 1925 St. Polycarpe, Petit Rocher, Gloucester, NB; d: Aft. January 2003
+William Peter Kamermans b: Abt. 1921 Blackville, Northumberland, NB; m: 25 November 1946 St. Marys, Newcastle, Northumberland, NB [John/Margaret Russel]
9 Alonzo Alphonse Joseph Pitre b: Abt. 1927 Petit Rocher, Gloucester, NB; d: 15 January 2003 St. John, St. John, NB
+Fabiola Gallant b: Abt. 1930 Kent, NB; m: 28 September 1953 St. John the Baptist, St. John, NB [Placide/Delia Vautour]
9 Marie Gerarda Jeannine Pitre b: 15 December 1929 Beresford, Gloucester, NB; d: 5 Mar 1930 Beresford, Gloucester, NB
9 Jeannine Pitre b: Abt. 1931 Beresford, Gloucester, NB; d: Aft. January 2003
+Raoul Doucet b: Abt. 1927 Beresford, Gloucester, NB; m: 25 September 1951 St. Nom de Jesus, Beresford, Gloucester, NB [Wilfrid L./Amanda Hache]
9 Norbert Pitre b: Abt. 1932 Beresford, Gloucester, NB; d: 21 August 1984 Bathurst, Gloucester, NB
+Irene Theriault b: Abt. 1935 Bertrand, Gloucester, NB; m: 9 January 1956 Ste. Famille, Bathurst, Gloucester, NB [George/Blanche Hachey]
9 Gloria Pitre b: Abt. 1934 Beresford, Gloucester, NB; d: Aft. April 2017
+Gilles Richard Godin b: Abt. 1928 Caraquet, Gloucester, NB; m: 19 September 1959 Beresford, Gloucester, NB [Arthur/Lucie Savoie]
9 Levis Pitre d: Aft. January 2003
9 Eric Pitre b: 1939 Beresford, Gloucester, NB; d: 24 April 2017 Beresford, Gloucester, NB
+Doris Doucet b: Abt. 1941 Beresford, Gloucester, NB; m: 6 July 1963 Beresford, Gloucester, NB [Alfred/Agnes Montague]
9 Donald Pitre d: Aft. April 2017
9 Mildred Pitre d: Bef. January 2003
*2nd Husband of Mildred Pitre:
Notes for Joseph Octave Pitre:
- 1921 Beresford, Gloucester, New Brunswick: Joseph Pitre 68 farmer, wife Monique 61, Octave 18, wife Alice 20.
Obituaries for the children:
Alonzo Alphonse Joseph Pitre: Brenan’s Bay View Funeral Homes (St. John, NB): Alonzo Pitre: The unexpected death of Mr. Alonzo Pitre, husband of Mrs. Fabiola (Gallant) Pitre, of Milford, Saint John West, NB, occurred at the Saint John Regional Hospital on January 15, 2003. Born in Petit Rocher, NB, Alonzo was the son of the late Octave and Alice (Aube) Pitre. He was raised in Beresford, NB and moved to Saint John where he married and started his family. Alonzo had many passions including hunting, fishing and traveling the Maritimes all with his loving wife Fabiola. He worked for G.R. Patstone before starting his own business, Pitre's Auto Body in Milford which he ran for over 35 years until his semi-retirement. Alonzo was also a member of the St. Rose of Lima Church. Besides his parents, he is also predeceased by his sister Mildred (Mrs. Napolean Godin) and two brothers; Norbert (Irene) and Martin (Mildred) all of Beresford, NB. Along with Fabiola, his wife of 50 years this September, Alonzo also leaves behind to mourn his children; Linda (Joseph Paulin) Pitre, Martin (Marta), Peter, Steve and Allan all of Saint John, NB as well as his brothers, Donald (Marcella) and Eric (Doris) both of Beresford, NB, Levis (Lenna), Rocky Mountain House, Alb., sisters; Voilette (Mrs. Wilfred Cameron), Newcastle, NB, Jeanine (Mrs. Raoul Doucette), Beresford, NB, and Gloria (Mrs. Richard Godin), Ottawa, Ont., three grandchildren; Andrew, Joshua, Jenna and great-grandson, Dustin, son-in-law, Gregory Elderkin, as well as several nieces and nephews. Resting at Brenans Bay View Select Community Funeral Home, Saint John West, NB. Visiting on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from St. Rose of Lima Church on Monday, January 20, 2003 at 10:00 a.m. Interment will take place in Holy Cross Cemetery.
Norbert Pitre: Le Voilier, Le Point, (Caraquet, NB), Tuesday, 28 August 1984: Mr. Norbert Pitre, residing at Beresford, N.B., died at the general hospital of Bathurst, 21 August 1984, at the age of 52 years. He was the son of the late Octave Pitre and Alice Aube. In addition to his wife, Irene Theriault, he leaves in mourning his mother Mrs. Alice Aube, a son at home, four daughters: Yolande, (Mrs. Andre Boudreau) of Beresford, N.B.; Geraldine, of Ottawa; Louise and Francine at home. Five brothers: Martin of Beresford, Alonzo of St. Jean, N.B.; Levi of Alberta; Eric and Donald of Beresford. Four sisters: Mildred (Mrs. Napoleon Roy) of Beresford; Violette (Mrs. William Kamerman) of Newcastle; Gloria, (widow Mrs. Gloria Godin) of Ottawa; Jeannine, (Mrs. Raoul Doucet) of Beresford, also two grandchildren. Mr. Pitre was a volunteer fireman for 16 years at Beresford and also a former player of baseball and hockey. The funeral was held in the church St. Nom de Jesus of Beresford, on 23 August 1984, at 7:30pm.
Eric Pitre: Elhatton’s
Funeral Home (Bathurst, NB): Eric Pitre 1939-2017 (photo) -
Beresford - Eric Pitre, husband of Doris (Doucet) Pitre of
Beresford, passed away on Monday April 24, 2017, at the Chaleur Regional
Hospital, Bathurst, at the age of 77. Born in Beresford, he was the son of
the late Octave and Alice (Aubé) Pitre. He was retired after 35
years of service from the former Brunswick Mines, member of the Volunteer Fire
Department of Beresford for over 25 years and 3rd Degree member of the Knights
of Columbus, Council 8189, Beresford. Besides his wife, he is survived by
four children: Daniel (Lucia) of Beresford, Kevin (Patricia Carrier)
of Ajax, Ont., Brian of St-Marie-de-Kent and Monique Pitre (Patrice
Comeau) of Québec, Que. Four grandchildren: Danica, Joël, Sasha and
Joshua. One brother, Donald Pitre (Marcella) of Beresford and
one sister, Gloria Pitre of Gatineau, Que. Several nieces and
nephews. He was predeceased by seven brothers and sisters: Mildred,
Martin, Violette, Alonzo, Jeannine, Norbert and Lévis. The family will
receive relatives and friends at Heritage Funeral Home, Beresford, on Thursday,
April 27, 2017 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday, from 2 p.m. until time of
Funeral. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday afternoon April 28,
2017, at 4 p.m. from Eglise St-Nom-de-Jesus in Beresford. Donations in
memory of Eric can be made to the Palliative Care Unit of the Chaleur Regional
Hospital Foundation or a charity of the donors choice.
Items in RED have been verified against parish register entries.
- Deaths in RED from online death certificates (1920-1962).
Last updated: 27 August 2021.